Limestone Carving of Buddha and Two Bodhisattvas on a Lotus Pedestal

Unidentified Tang Dynasty maker, Chinese, 618 - 906




Overall: 8 11/16 × 6 11/16 × 3 1/8 in. (22 × 17 × 8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Vladimir Gregorievitch Simkhovitch



Place Made: Xi'an, China, East Asia, Asia

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Research Area


Not on view

Course History

WRIT 7.24, Past Imperfect, Cynthia Monroe, Spring 2019

WRIT 7.24, Past Imperfect, Cynthia Monroe, Spring 2019


Vladimir Gregorievitch Simkhovitch (1874-1959), New York, New York; given to present collection, 1947.

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